Part of the Freedom Trail and built in 1729 as a Puritan meetinghouse, this site is well known as the place of mass protest gatherings that led to the Boston Tea Party. As Colonial Boston’s largest building, other significant events happened here too and can be examined through exhibits. Famous former congregants include Samuel Adams and Benjamin Franklin. Great programs, special events, lectures, concerts and more; full schedule online. Admission: $1-$6. Open daily April-Oct. 9:30 am-5 pm, Nov.-March 10 am-4 pm.